Studies show that Black persons at 45 are 2.7 times more likely to suffer strokes than Whites at 54.
Women are more likely to have health issues tied to irregular heartbeat than men, a new study reported.
There are many serious health conditions associated with lack of sleep. For seniors, it may be more serious as it increases their risk of dementia and stroke
Seniors who do not sleep well have a higher risk of developing unhealthy changes to their brain's blood vessels, a new study reported.
According to a new survey, many adults younger than 45 are unaware of what stroke symptoms are.
People who are considered to be at-risk of heart attack and stroke should get blood pressure treatment even if their levels are normal, a new study is reporting.
A draft guidelines released by U.S. Preventive Services Task Force strongly recommends cholesterol-lowering statin drugs to adults aged 40-75 with 10% heart risk in the next 10 years to prevent heart attacks and other cardiovascular diseases.
A panel of experts is recommending that adults aged 40 and over should take statins as a preventive measure.
Shingles can temporarily increase risk of stroke and heart attack in older individuals.
Not enough Americas are treating their high cholesterol, the CDC reported.
Coffee is good for more than just making sure you make it to work on time. A new study shows that it has numerous and varied positive effects on a person's long term health.
New research is reinforcing just how important it is for people to monitor and control their blood pressure as best as they possibly can, and well below the levels previously thought acceptable.
Fewer Americans are dying from the common causes of death, a new study is reporting.
A new cholesterol drug was effective at reducing patients' risk of heart attacks and strokes, a new study reported.
According to a new study, certain pain relievers and drugs prescribed for arthritis can contribute to stroke death.